Lot 546: Mettlach pewter-mounted salt glazed stoneware stein of half liter capacity, and a Porcelain de Paris floral and gilt decorated urn
October 7, 2012
Towson, MD, USALive Auction
Mettlach pewter-mounted salt glazed stoneware stein of half liter capacity, and a Porcelain de Paris floral and gilt decorated urn
19th century; 1) stein with slip glazed tavern scene decorations, impressed "Mettlach," 7 1/2 in. H.; 2) Porcelain de Paris urn, each with floral bouquet vignette on each side with double lion mask handles, 8 in. H.
Stein - large hairline crack in base, solder repair to pewter, scratches, wear, interior staining; urn - heavy gilt loss, wear, scratches. Prospective buyers may submit an inquiry requesting a more detailed examination and/or clarification of the condition report. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact, nor regarded as a warranty or guarantee. Alex Cooper Auctioneers is not responsible for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or is free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging.